Click here to download
MG YT Factory Production Records ~ recreated
(337kb) A PDF file by David Pelham (updated 1
Fractions to Decimals to Millimetres
Click here to download
UK Licence plates
A document reproduced here by kind permission of the
Chiltern Vehicle Preservation Group
Parts Cross Reference pages
Look up modern supplier part numbers for your MG Y Type Parts needs
MG Service Department
Service Sheet Amendments
The XPAG Cooling System
by Gene Gillam
The Alternate Parts List
by John Lawson. This is a very useful cross reference on many Y/YT and YB parts and lists other cars that had the same parts.
Guide for Users of Historic
Safety Fast Newsletters
A full back catalogue of Newsletters scanned from Safety
Fast, from the first in 1992, to date.
The MG Y Type Buyer's Guide
A miscellany of resources
and articles to help you decide on how to buy and what to look for.
MG Y Type Screensaver
MG YT Screensaver
Let there be Ys Screensaver
5 Speed YB Conversion
(241kb) A PDF by Tony Vernall.
for creating a desktop shortcut to the website. You may need both
MG Engine History
(289kb) A PDF file by Neil Cairns.
MG Y Ledgers
(310kb) A PDF file with an introduction by Neil Cairns of guarantee plates, chassis numbers
and engine numbers, where this information is known.
Post War M.G. Saloon cars 1947 - 1999
(4.5mb including colour pictures) by Neil Cairns.
Luggage straps for the MG Y
Details on the luggage straps that were available as a period
Stories from the Rear view mirror
Historical research on individual cars by their owners.
Models of the MG Y Type
Details of models of the MG Y Type.
of Y history events and contemporary world news.
Sister Cars to the MG Y Type
by Neil Cairns
The MG Y Type Tool Kit
by Jeremy Havard.
Terry Ciantar's original tool kit
Photographs by Terry Ciantar.
19 December 2012
The International MG Y Type Register Calendar for 2013 is now available for
download here, and on the side bar. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all.
18 December 2012
Robert Wolfson, former MG YT owner, has kindly sent in his memories of owning and driving an MG YT in the mid 1950s through the 1960s.
Enjoy his memories! Thank you Robert.
15 December 2012
Richard Knight put pen to paper and had an article published in the Winchester (UK) MG Owners' Club Newsletter in October 2013, and is the Mid month
14 December 2012
Andrew Sorouni has reported on the
MG Day in Gladesville!
11 December 2012
Murray Grainger has updated his entry to
Ys on Parade for
9 December 2012
Today please welcome Bob Gaudion and
Y 5971 to Ys on Parade.
4 December 2012
Tony Slattery has advised us of a
new event for December 2012 for Y Owners down under!
1 December 2012
Good news for Windows 8 users - the full range of YZ Publications CD are compatible
with pre-fitted CD drives! Order now to receive your copy in time for Christmas! If you, or a loved
one are looking for something for the Y Type owner who has almost everything, then browse what is on offer from the other great vendors in the
Picture of the Month continues the theme of MG Y Types with aeroplanes
this time with a Handley Page Victor V bomber. It was kindly sent in by Michael Nicholson who had at that time sold his MG Y. Michael is still
a keen visitor to www.mgytypes.org and often writes to the webmaster! You can take the owner out of the MG Y Type, but you cannot take the
MG Y Type out of the owner or so it would seem!
The Reprinted Article comes from Enjoying MG magazine, November 2012. Normally we would
wait a month or two before publishing a current reprint, but the MG Owner's Club said that as this article is about the recent highly successful and enjoyable 2012 Brittany
Run, it should be reprinted as soon as possible for the wider enjoyment of the MG Y owners.
Thank you MG Owners Club!
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